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Obstetrical Day Unit (ODU)

The obstetrical day unit helps by providing specialized prenatal care to pregnant individuals, specifically for cervical ripening or iron infusions. 

Our team includes:

  • nurses with obstetric specialty
  • residents
  • obstetricians
  • clinical nurse specialists
  • other health care providers

If you have a obstetrical day unit appointment, please bring the following items with you:

  • Your health card
  • Your appointment letter
  • A list of medications
  • Any medications needed during your visit
  • Name and telephone number of your referring physician and/or family physician
  • Insurance information
  • A list of questions you may have for the physician.

Accessing this Clinic, Program or Service

Women's/Adult Building -IWK Health Centre

The Obstetrical Day Unit (ODU) is located on the 7th floor of the Women’s Building (purple elevators) in room 701. A referral from your primary care provider is required to visit ODU.

5850/5980 University Avenue
Halifax, Nova Scotia